Standing Up for Protection of Pregnant Women

January 28, 2013

(Jan. 28) – Reps. Mike Foote (D-Lafayette) and Claire Levy (D-Boulder) introduced a bill today that will give prosecutors the ability to bring additional charges against a perpetrator whose criminal conduct  causes a woman to lose her pregnancy. The bill, HB13-1154, creates a new category of crimes involving “unlawful termination of a pregnancy.” But unlike

Colorado House Recognizes USS Pueblo

January 25, 2013

(Jan. 25) – The Colorado House recognized the USS Pueblo today during its Military Appreciation Day. House Joint Resolution 1008, sponsored by Rep. Leroy Garcia (D-Pueblo), recognizes the bravery and sacrifice of the crew of the USS Pueblo when it was attacked and captured by North Korean forces in 1968, and designates Jan. 23 each

Military Appreciation Day at the Capitol

January 25, 2013

(Jan. 25) – Legislators stood with generals today as the House observed Military Appreciation Day, recognizing the contributions of our veterans and active servicemen and women. Rep. Su Ryden (D-Aurora) was the principal organizer of Military Appreciation Day, which this year included the passage of resolutions proclaiming Military, Veterans and MIA/POW Appreciation Day; observing the